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 2021-11-28 09:58 

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Camped in Calais, migrants renew resolve to try for England...

CALAIS, France (AP) — At the makeshift camps in France near Calais and Dunkirk, migrants are digging in, waiting for their chance to make a dash across the English Channel despite the deaths of at least 27 people this week when their boat sank a few...

 2021-11-28 09:53 

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No. 13 BYU squanders lead, rallies to beat USC 35-31...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brigham Young isn't used to having to rally from behind, yet the 13th-ranked Cougars were able to come back after blowing a 15-point lead in the second half against Southern California on Saturday night. Jackson McChesney'...

 2021-11-28 09:52 

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Sapporo expected to announce cost cuts to land 2030 Olympics...

TOKYO (AP) — The northern Japanese city of Sapporo is set to announce what it says will be a reduction in costs that will make it an attractive venue for the 2030 Winter Olympics. City officials were expect to announce details on Monday. The announc...

 2021-11-28 09:31 

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Australia confirms 2 omicron cases as travel curbs tighten...

HONG KONG (AP) — Australian officials confirmed Sunday that two overseas travelers arriving in Sydney had tested positive for the omicron variant of the coronavirus, as nations around the world tightened controls against the worrying new strain. The...

 2021-11-28 08:31 

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Travel curbs aimed at COVID variant tighten across the world...

HONG KONG (AP) — Australian officials were racing Sunday to conduct further tests on passengers arriving from southern Africa who tested positive for COVID-19 to determine if they were carrying the omicron variant as nations around the world tighten...

 2021-11-28 08:31 

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Israel tightens travel restrictions over new COVID variant...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Sunday approved barring entry to foreign nationals and the use of controversial technology for contact tracing as part of its efforts to clamp down on a new coronavirus variant. The Health Ministry said in a statement that...

 2021-11-28 08:03 

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Josephine Baker, 1st Black woman honored in French Pantheon...

PARIS (AP) — France is inducting Josephine Baker — Missouri-born cabaret dancer, French World War II spy and civil rights activist — into its Pantheon, the first Black woman honored in the final resting place of France's most revered...

 2021-11-28 07:58 

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Swiss vote on COVID law amid sharp rise in infections...

BERLIN (AP) — Swiss voters were having their say in a referendum Sunday on legislation which imposed the use of a special COVID-19 certificate that lets only people who have been vaccinated, recovered or tested negative attend public events and gath...

 2021-11-28 07:54 

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UCLA runs past Cal 42-14 to wrap up 8-win regular season...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Dorian Thompson-Robinson threw three touchdown passes, Zach Charbonnet rushed for 106 yards and another score, and UCLA wrapped up its first eight-win regular season since 2015 with a 42-14 victory over California on Saturday...

 2021-11-28 07:54 

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No. 13 BYU blows lead, rallies to beat Southern Cal 35-31...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jalen Hall passed for 276 yards and two touchdowns, Tyler Allgeier rushed for 111 yards and a pair of scores and No. 13 Brigham Young rallied to defeat Southern California 35-31 Saturday night after blowing an 15-point, third-quar...

 2021-11-28 07:53 

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Fulton tops Figueroa, unifies WBO, WBC super bantam titles...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stephen Fulton Jr. unified the WBO and WBC titles Saturday night with a majority decision over Brandon Figueroa in a matchup between undefeated super bantamweight world champions. The showdown was set up earlier this year with each ...

 2021-11-28 07:31 

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Kyrgyzstan's parliamentary vote to boost president's clout...

MOSCOW (AP) — Voters in Kyrgyzstan cast ballots in a parliamentary election Sunday that comes just over a year after a forceful change of government in the ex-Soviet Central Asian nation. President Sadyr Zhaparov, who was elected in January followin...

 2021-11-28 07:03 

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New head of SC historic site seeks stronger community ties...

NINETY SIX, S.C. (AP) — Rolling mounds of earth spread out before Joshua Manley on his first day as the Ninety Six National Historic Site's superintendent — 245 years worth of American history baked into the soil. Only grassed-over earthwo...

 2021-11-28 05:54 

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Buchnevich, Barbashev score twice as Blues beat Columbus 6-3...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pavel Buchnevich and Ivan Barbashev each scored twice and the St. Louis Blues beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-3 Saturday night. Justin Faulk and Jordan Kyrou also scored, and Vladimir Tarasenko added three assists as St. Louis won ...

 2021-11-28 05:54 

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Jenkins' late TD lifts LSU past No. 14 Texas A&M, 27-24...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A string of clutch completions by Max Johnson in little more than a minute capped coach Ed Orgeron's roller-coaster tenure at LSU with a triumphant sendoff before a jubilant Tiger Stadium crowd. Johnson hit Jaray Jenkins ...

 2021-11-28 05:53 

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Rantanen's hat trick lifts Avalanche past Predators 6-2...

DENVER (AP) — Mikko Rantanen had a hat trick and an assist, Bo Byram scored in his return to the lineup, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Nashville Predators 6-2 on Saturday night. It was Rantanen's first hat trick of the season and the third...

 2021-11-28 05:53 

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Bradley Beal scores 26 points, Wizards beat Mavs 120-114...

DALLAS (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 26 points, Kyle Kuzma had 10 of his 22 in the fourth quarter and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored the clinching four points in the closing seconds in the Washington Wizards' 120-114 victory over the Dallas Maveri...

 2021-11-28 05:53 

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Sanders leads No. 7 Oklahoma State past No. 10 Oklahoma...

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Spencer Sanders threw for a touchdown and ran for another and No. 7 Oklahoma State beat No. 10 Oklahoma 37-33 on Saturday night to keep alive its College Football Playoff chances and stop the Sooners' streak of Big 12 ti...

 2021-11-28 05:52 

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Lucas scores 18 points to send No. 18 BYU over Utah 75-64...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Te'Jon Lucas scored a season-high 18 points to lead No. 18 BYU to a 75-64 win over Utah on Saturday night, keeping the Cougars undefeated. Alex Barcello had 17 points, most of them coming late in the game as he controlled t...

 2021-11-28 05:31 

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Honduran election could oust long-ruling National party...

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Hondurans will choose a successor to deeply unpopular President Juan Orlando Hernndez on Sunday in elections that could oust his National Party after 12 years in power. The candidate most likely to do this is Xiomara Cas...

 2021-11-28 04:55 

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Rockets beat Hornets in OT for 2nd straight win after skid...

HOUSTON (AP) — Christian Wood scored a career-high 33 points and had 16 rebounds to help the Houston Rockets beat the Charlotte Hornets 146-143 in overtime on Saturday night. The Rockets have won two straight after a 15-game losing streak. Charlotte...

 2021-11-28 04:55 

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Washington State removes interim tag, names Dickert coach...

Washington State removed the interim tag and named Jake Dickert head coach Saturday night after he led the Cougars to a 3-2 record following the firing of Nick Rolovich. Momentum had been growing for Dickert to get the job permanently and his candidacy wa...

 2021-11-28 04:54 

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Darius Garland scores 26 points, Cavaliers beat Magic 105-92...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Darius Garland scored a season-high 26 points, rookie Evan Mobley had 13 points in his return from a sprained right elbow and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Orlando Magic 105-92 on Saturday night. Mobley missed four games after ge...

 2021-11-28 04:54 

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Clemson wins 7th straight over rival South Carolina 30-0...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Will Shipley ran for 128 yards and a touchdown and Clemson's defense smothered South Carolina for its seventh-straight win in the Palmetto State rivalry 30-0 on Saturday night. The Tigers (9-3; No. 23 CFP) won their fifth s...

 2021-11-28 04:54 

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Levis runs for 4 TDs, Kentucky routs rival Louisville 52-21...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Will Levis rushed for career highs of four touchdowns and 113 yards, and Kentucky scored on its first four possessions to cruise past rival Louisville 52-21 on Saturday night and win the Governor's Cup for the third consec...

 2021-11-28 04:53 

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Donovan Mitchell leads Jazz past Pelicans, 127-105...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell had 21 points, seven rebounds and seven assists to help the Utah Jazz beat the New Orleans Pelicans 127-105 on Saturday night. Mike Conley and Jordan Clarkson had 20 points apiece for the Jazz and Joe Ingles ad...

 2021-11-28 04:53 

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No. 5 Notre Dame beats Stanford 45-14, awaits playoff fate...

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jack Coan threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 5 Notre Dame finished off the regular season with a 45-14 victory over Stanford on Saturday to keep its playoff hopes alive. The Fighting Irish (11-1, No....

 2021-11-28 04:53 

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Dallas wins fourth straight with 3-2 victory over Arizona...

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Hot-shooting Roope Hintz scored his seventh goal in eight games and the Dallas Stars extended their winning streak to four with a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night. Jacob Peterson and Jason Robertson also ...

 2021-11-28 04:52 

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No. 9 Baylor in B12 title game after win over Tech, OSU win...

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Dave Aranda lauded his ninth-ranked Bears for the season they have had after getting their 10th win earlier in the day. Now, after a little help, they get to play for a Big 12 title. Blake Shapen threw for 254 yards a...

 2021-11-28 04:31 

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Pickett throws 4 TD passes in Pitt's 31-14 win at Syracuse...

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Kenny Pickett threw for four touchdowns to break the Pittsburgh school record for scoring passes in a season, and the 20th-ranked Panthers beat Syracuse 31-14 on Saturday night. Pittsburgh (10-2, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference, ...

 2021-11-28 03:56 

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Alec Burks, Evan Fournier spark Knicks past Hawks, 99-90...

ATLANTA (AP) — Alec Burks scored 23 points, Evan Fournier added 20 and the New York Knicks beat the Hawks 99-90 on Saturday night, snapping Atlanta's seven-game winning streak. Burks, starting with Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose nursing injuries,...

 2021-11-28 03:55 

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Kings knock off Senators 4-2 to halt losing streak at 5...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carl Grundstrom scored twice to help the Los Angeles Kings beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Saturday night. Viktor Arvidsson had a power-play goal and Arthur Kaliyev also scored to help the Kings end a five-game losing streak. Cal ...

 2021-11-28 03:55 

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Minnesota chops down No. 18 Wisconsin 23-13 to take back Axe...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's fans gleefully converged on the field as Paul Bunyan's Axe was slowly paraded through the crowd, eager for a peek at this long-sought trophy that has gone so often to Wisconsin. The Gophers' defense swarmed...

 2021-11-28 03:55 

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Raymond scores early in OT, Red Wings beat Sabres 3-2...

DETROIT, Mich. (AP) — Lucas Raymond scored 25 seconds into overtime to give the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Dylan Larkin and Filip Hronek assisted on Raymond's goal, which came shortly after Buffalo for...

 2021-11-28 03:54 

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Montreal scores 5 times in third for 6-3 win over Pittsburgh...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens scored five third-period goals and ended a lengthy road drought with a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Josh Anderson scored two empty-netters in the third period and Tyler Toffoli adde...

 2021-11-28 03:54 

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WTA remains "concerned' about Peng's ability to speak freely...

Steve Simon, the head of the WTA, says he remains "deeply concerned" about the whereabouts of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai and her ability to "communicate freely, openly and directly" after allegations that a powerful politician forced...

 2021-11-28 03:53 

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Suns extend win streak to 16 with 113-107 victory over Nets...

NEW YORK (AP) — A chance to match franchise history and take a spot atop the NBA is waiting for the Phoenix Suns. They have loftier aspirations than those, but want them anyway. "Obviously, everybody knows the ultimate goal is the chance to win ...

 2021-11-28 03:53 

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Kyle Lowry scores 19 points, Heat beat Bulls 107-104...

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 19 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Miami Heat beat the Chicago Bulls 107-104 on Saturday night. Gabe Vincent made four three-pointers and had 20 off the bench, and Bam Adebayo added nine points, six assists, an...

 2021-11-28 03:53 

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West Virginia holds off Kansas 34-28 to become bowl-eligible...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Jarret Doege threw for 170 yards and three touchdowns, Leddie Brown ran for 156 yards and another score, and West Virginia held on to beat Kansas 34-28 on Saturday night and make the Mountaineers bowl-eligible. Winston Wright J...

 2021-11-28 03:52 

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Koskinen stops 36 shots, Edmonton tops Golden Knights, 3-2...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mikko Koskinen stopped 36 shots and earned his 11th victory as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 on Saturday night. Koskinen's win total is tied for the NHL's best this season. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Zach H...

 2021-11-28 02:53 

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AP Top 25 Takeaways Harbaugh's breakthrough; Harsin's miscue...

Jim Harbaugh has always been a good coach. Now he's a good coach who has finally beaten Ohio State. No. 6 Michigan vanquished the Buckeyes on Saturday, ending a losing streak that has defined the program and its coach. The Wolverines were tougher and ...

 2021-11-28 02:53 

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Timberwolves spoil Embiid's 76ers return with 2OT victory...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — D'Angelo Russell scored 35 points and had a decisive steal and assist in the final seconds of the second overtime in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 121-120 victory over Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday nigh...

 2021-11-28 01:54 

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No. 2 UCLA shoots nearly 50% against UNLV for 73-51 win...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The UCLA Bruins had three days off in Las Vegas to think about how they were going to rebound from losing to No. 1 Gonzaga by 20 points. No. 2 UCLA wasted no time on Saturday, scoring 14 unanswered points early in the first half to ...

 2021-11-28 01:53 

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No. 12 Michigan State bounces back, beats Penn State 30-27...

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State was unfazed by injuries, illness, snowy conditions and an embarrassing loss the previous week. The Spartans put all that behind them and finished the regular season on a high note. Payton Thorne threw two to...

 2021-11-28 01:53 

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Kraken beat Panthers 4-1, deny Florida home-ice win record...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Chris Driedger made 33 saves against his former team, helping the Seattle Kraken defeat Florida 4-1 on Saturday night to deny the Panthers what would have been a record-setting 12th consecutive home win to start the season. Jord...

 2021-11-28 01:53 

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No. 23 ULL beats Warhawks to go unbeaten in Sun Belt play...

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Emani Bailey scored on a 2-yard run to give No. 23 Louisiana-Lafayette a double-digit lead in the third quarter, and the Ragin' Cajuns held off Louisiana-Monroe for a 21-16 victory Saturday. The Ragin' Cajuns (11-1, 8-0...

 2021-11-28 01:52 

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No. 3 Alabama rallies late, survives 4 OTs to beat Auburn...

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Pushed to the limits, Alabama delivered plays to celebrate in a stadium that has produced a few devastating ones. The result was another unforgettable Iron Bowl. John Metchie caught a scoring pass from Bryce Young in the fourth o...

 2021-11-28 00:54 

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No. 11 Oregon beats Oregon State, will play for Pac-12 title...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Brown Jr. threw for 275 yards and two touchdowns while running for another score, and No. 11 Oregon beat Oregon State 38-29 on Saturday to win the Pac-12 North Division and claim a spot in the league's championship ga...

 2021-11-28 00:53 

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Tennessee hands rival Vanderbilt season-ending loss, 45-21...

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Hendon Hooker threw for 156 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 75 yards to lead Tennessee to a 45-21 season-ending Southeastern Conference victory over Vanderbilt Saturday. Jabari Small rushed for 103 yards and two touchdow...

 2021-11-28 00:53 

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Purdue takes back Old Oaken Bucket with 44-7 rout of Indiana...

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Aidan O'Connell tied a career high with four touchdown passes and Zander Horvath ran for another score Saturday as Purdue won the Old Oaken Bucket for the first time since 2018 with a 44-7 victory over Indiana. The Bo...

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